Minos Garofalakis, Professor at TUC School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Director of Information Management Systems Institute (IMSI) /Athena Research Center, was formally honored ACM fellow for his contribution to data processing and analytics, particularly data streaming, approximation, and uncertainty, during the annual Awards Banquet, which was held in San Francisco on June 15, 2019.
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has named 56 members ACM Fellows for significant contributions in areas including computer architecture, mobile networks, robotics, and systems security, on December 2018. The accomplishments of the 2018 ACM Fellows underpin the technologies that define the digital age and greatly impact our professional and personal lives. ACM Fellows are composed of an elite group that represents less than 1% of the Association’s global membership. The 2018 Fellows have been cited for numerous contributions in areas including accessibility, augmented reality, algorithmic game theory, data mining, storage, software and the World Wide Web.